Context Capital Management and TQA Investors join forces to form billion-dollar hedge fund

The US-based investment firms Context Capital Management, LLC and TQA Investors, LLC are combining to form Context/TQA Advisors. »


Hedge fund IPOs offer benefits, but challenges loom

Ernst & Young's Michael DeStefano and Karen Vejseli outline the benefits and challenges of listing hedge funds in the US market. »


Deutsche Bank creates European-focused prime finance sales team

Deutsche Bank is continuing to expand its Global Prime Finance franchise with the creation of a European-focused team to concentrate on marketing prime brokerage, synthetic finance and sec »


Global launches Islamic fund of funds investing in local plus international funds

Kuwait-based Global Investment House has launched the Global Islamic Fund of Funds, an open-ended fund of funds investing in local and international Shari'a compliant funds, including hedg »


Time to move on? Alternative investment jobs now listed on hedgemedia.com

Hedgemedia.com has launched the world's largest portal for jobs in the alternative investments sector - hedge funds, private equity funds and real estate funds - at »


Park Square Capital launches Europe's largest credit opportunities fund

Park Square Capital, LLP, the London-based credit products investment adviser, has launched Europe's largest Credit Opportunities Fund by equity commitments. »


MFA supports efforts to improve market efficiency in equity derivatives

The US-based Managed Funds Association (MFA) has supported the 15 May letter sent by 18 major derivatives dealers (the major dealers) to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and other rele »


Equity Fund Services launches US operation

Equity Trust Group, the provider of trust, fiduciary and fund administration services, has launched a US office for subsidiary EQUITY Fund Services. »


Ex-Goldman Sachs team launches utilities fund

Jean-Hugues de Lamaze and Sebastien Letellier who previously worked together at Goldman Sachs, the former as Head of European utilities research, the latter in charge of trading/proprietar »


S&P teams up to launch compliance and risk monitoring service for fund managers

Standard & Poor's, Advanced Portfolio Technologies (APT Inc), a leading provider of risk analytics, and Aquin Components, the leading provider of compliance software in Europe, have fo »


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